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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition (PS3)

Monkey Island 2: Special Edition (PS3)
alaScore 80

12 reviews

Oct, 2014

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other PlayStation 3 Games (PS3) the Monkey Island 2: Special Edition (PS3) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Monkey Island 2 SE: LeChucks Revenge

 

We had hoped for it... clamored for it, even. After the release of the first Monkey Island Special Edition on XBLA in the summer of 2009, all of us hardcore adventure gamers were positive that its success would bring about a special edition of the...

The entire package does a fantastic job of delivering all the fun, brain-teasing puzzles and hilarity for which the series is known. Guybrush and LeChuck are voiced by Dominic Armato and Terminator veteran Earl Boen respectively, as they (thankfully)...

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

People who hate point and click adventures still won't have a reason to get this, but fans of the genre will love it, and fans of the original have enough supplementary material here that even foreknowledge of plot and puzzles is mitigated. If you're...

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

We're still unsure about the new high-definition visuals, but there's no denying that LucasArts is treating its revered series with the respect it deserves.

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

The base experience of Monkey Island 2 is still as sharp as ever, with some of the wittiest dialogue and intelligent puzzles ever seen in an adventure game. It's just a shame the "special edition" part is a bit of a letdown - it's more of an average...

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge delivers a package that updates the 19 year-old classic for new audiences. If you're a fan of equal doses humor and adventure, then this game should satisfy.

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

Monkey Island 2 stands alone even within the corpus of the developers' other work. Though it is an imperfect offering, LeChuck's Revenge is unforgettable as much for series veterans as it is for the player experiencing the game for the very first time.

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

At the very reasonable price of 800 Microsoft points, Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge is an adventure well worth adding to your inventory, no matter how stuffed with hubcaps, voodoo dolls, and cheese squigglies it may be.

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Monkey Island 2: Special Edition- PS3

 

Monkey Island 2 Special Edition: LeChuck's Revenge is a great addition to your downloadable library. Whether you're an old adventure gamer looking to scratch a nostalgic itch or a shellshocked shooter fan looking for a whimsical break from the fray,...

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